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Formative Evaluations of the Gender Equality and Sexual Orientation and Gender Identities: Strategies of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Formative Evaluations of the Gender Equality and Sexual Orientation and Gender Identities: Strategies of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Type of content Research, Reports

Between May and August 2011, the Pangaea Global AIDS Foundation conducted formative evaluations of the Gender Equality (GES) and Sexual Orientation and Gender Identities (SOGI) Strategies of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (the Global Fund). This executive summary sets out the Foundation's key recommendations. The full report describes the evaluation process, findings, and recommendations in further detail.

New Prevention Technologies and Their Implications for Sex Workers: Briefing Paper 04 New Prevention Technologies and Their Implications for Sex Workers: Briefing Paper 04

This NSWP briefing paper provides an overview of the new HIV prevention tools on the horizon, including microbicides, pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), vaccines, and ‘treatment for prevention’. It details the possible positive and negative impacts of these as identified by sex worker organisations. Finally, it explores how sex workers’ advocacy can influence the development and introduction of these tools in ways that maximise usefulness and minimise risk to sex workers.

PEPFAR and Sex Work: Briefing Paper 01 PEPFAR and Sex Work: Briefing Paper 01
Type of content Declarations, Reports

PEPFAR has made anti-retroviral treatment (ART) available for many people, including sex workers. However, PEPFAR funding contracts with organisations specify that a certain amount of this money be spent on abstinence programming. Contracts include a clause that the organisation accepting funding is opposed to prostitution. This has been called the 'anti-prostitution pledge' or 'anti-prostitution loyalty oath.' This NSWP briefing paper explains how the pledge affects sex worker organisations and HIV programming with sex workers; the effects on programming and organising; effects on sex workers; and looks at what can be done.

Respect, Protect, Fulfill: Best Practices Guidance in Conducting HIV Research with Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) in Rights-constrained Environments Respect, Protect, Fulfill: Best Practices Guidance in Conducting HIV Research with Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM) in Rights-constrained Environments
Type of content Research, Program guidance, Reports

This guidance* has been developed for both researchers and community-based organizations in rights-constrained environments. The guidance is intended to help both researchers and community organizations to:

Sex Work is Not Trafficking: Briefing Paper 03 Sex Work is not Trafficking: Briefing Paper 03
Type of content Declarations, Program guidance

This NSWP briefing paper explains how sex work is conflated with trafficking; the legal framework; how demand for sex work is conflated with trafficking; the dangers of conflating trafficking with sex work, its impacts on sex workers’ lives and work; the impact on sex worker programming; and offers some recommendations for policy makers, donors and for civil society.

The Criminalisation of Clients: Briefing Paper 02 The Criminalisation of Clients: Briefing Paper 02
Type of content Declarations, Program guidance

​This NSWP briefing paper looks at the impact of 'end demand' laws, including increased repression of sex workers; increased violence and discrimination; decreased access to health and social services; and decreased access to housing and shelter.

UNAIDS Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS: Intensifying Our Efforts to Eliminate HIV and AIDS UNAIDS Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS: Intensifying Our Efforts to Eliminate HIV and AIDS
Type of content Declarations

The resolution was adopted by the UN General Assembly in June, 2011 and centered on intensifying efforts to eliminate HIV and AIDS.

UNAIDS Terminology Guidelines UNAIDS Terminology Guidelines
Type of content Program guidance

Language shapes beliefs and may influence behaviors. These guidelines to UNAIDS' preferred terminology have been developed for use by staff members, colleagues in the program's 10 cosponsoring organizations, and other partners working in the global response to HIV.

Lessons From the Front Lines: Effective Community-Led Responses to HIV and AIDS Among MSM and Transgender Populations Lessons From the Front Lines: Effective Community-Led Responses to HIV and AIDS Among MSM and Transgender Populations
Type of content Program guidance, Reports

This document outlines amfAR supported grantees conducting successful GMT community-led programing to improve HIV testing, treatment, and quality of live among GMT in five regions—Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Caribbean, Eastern Europe and Central Asia, and Latin America. It is also available in French, Russian, and Spanish.

 Practice in Sex Worker-led HIV Programming: Africa Regional Report Practice in Sex Worker-led HIV Programming: Africa Regional Report
Type of content Reports

This report documents good practices for sex worker-led organisations in four African countries including Kenya, Uganda, Cameroon, and South Africa.

 Practice in Sex Worker-led HIV Programming: Latin America Regional Report Practice in Sex Worker-led HIV Programming: Latin America Regional Report
Type of content Reports

This study was conducted in four countries in Latin America in which the NSWP has members: Brazil, Ecuador, Mexico and Peru. A Regional Advisory Group whose main function was to supply feedback during the design, implementation and final revision of the project oversaw the study.

Abordagem melhorada de educação entre pares através das suas redes de contactos (EPOA) Currículo de Formação para trabalhadores comunitários
Type of content Training, Program guidance

O EPOA é descrito detalhadamente na abordagem de divulgação de pares aprimorada LINKAGES: Guia de implementação. Este currículo de treinamento complementa o guia, oferecendo um currículo detalhado para treinar os profissionais de divulgação de pares para implementar o EPOA. O guia consiste neste documento e um conjunto de ferramentas de treinamento, folhetos e apresentações em PowerPoint.

Consensus Statement on Sex Work, Human Rights, and the Law Consensus Statement on Sex Work, Human Rights, and the Law
Type of content Policy document, Reports

This Consensus Statement follows global consultation with NSWP members, whose membership comprises more than 160 sex worker organisations in over 60 countries across the globe, including local, regional, and national networks. Representing NSWP’s global advocacy platform for sex work, human rights, and the law, this Consensus Statement is issued on behalf of NSWP members and the sex workers they represent, including sex workers of all genders, class, race, ethnicity, health status, age, nationality, citizenship, language, education levels, disabilities, and many other factors.

Consultation of Sex Workers (PICO Questions) and Report Consultation of Sex Workers (PICO Questions) and Report
Type of content Research, Program guidance

The World Health Organization (WHO) is developing guidelines for evidence-based interventions for the prevention and treatment of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in low- and middle-income countries. As a global partner to the WHO in this process, the Global Network of Sex Work Projects oversaw a civil society consultation of sex workers commissioned by the WHO to gather feedback on proposed guidelines. This report contains the findings from that consultation and was submitted to the WHO. 

E-tutorial on Family Planning and Integration of HIV for Sex Workers E-tutorial on Family Planning and Integration of HIV for Sex Workers
Type of content Training, Program guidance

This e-tutorial describes the purpose and benefits of a focused approach on FP-HIV integration, which enables sex workers to access family planning services. The e-tutorial takes approximately one hour to complete. After completing this e-tutorial, participants will know:

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